Transgender Bill, Azam Nazir starrer is being falsely campaigned
ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Law Minister Nazir Tarar said that the transgender bill is being mis-publicised.
Addressing a press conference on Thursday, he said that the opinion of the Chairman of the Islamic Ideological Council has been included in the whole matter, sexual harassment has been made a crime through the bill, mixed marriage will be stopped through the law.
Azam Nazir Tarar said that a sketch has been made that the Hijra Act is completely wrong, there may be some loopholes in the law that is passed, alleging that the bill may be misused.
He said that the complaint said that this bill could be misused, some complaints came after 2 years of the bill being passed in parliament, eunuchs are also human beings and they also have fundamental rights, according to the constitution of Pakistan. There shall be no discrimination on the basis of a person’s sex.
The law minister said that an environment should be created for the hijras to get education, separate rooms have been arranged for them in the hospital, separate jails have also been made.
Federal Minister Kamar Zaman Kaira Bolle said the government has other issues to criticize, which cannot be separated from transgenders. Social media has become a hub for fake news.